Improve math and reading skills, take practice tests for jobs, prepare for the GED, ACT or SAT, and download eBooks.
You will need to register and set up your test account before you begin. Pick a user name and password of your choice.
Helps students of all ages with homework, test prep, and writing skills.
Adults can take advantage of the career center to help them build their resumes and practice for interviews.
Learn more about Cherokee County and resources available.
The well-known Chilton Auto Repair Manuals in online format.
A link to databases provided by the State of Alabama
Learn French, Spanish, Italian, German, and many more!
Storyline Online is a children's literacy website created by the SAG-AFTRA Foundation, which provides free storytelling videos and resources for parents and teachers to foster a love of reading in children.
Includes DMV practice tests that contain similar questions of those you will face. There are introductory tests, including sign identification (which can be trickier than you think) and a brush up course for seniors featuring some of the changes to fines, limits, and regulations over the years. You can also prep for your motorcycle license, look over handbooks, and get a step-by-step checklist of what you need when headed into your written test.
Laws of the state of Alabama
At Unite for Literacy, we picture a world where all children have access to an abundance of books that celebrate their languages and cultures and cultivate a lifelong love of reading.
Soak up the local history! The museum offers many artifacts, exhibits, and programming to interest the history buffs of all ages.
Gale LegalForms brings together thousands of authentic, professional, national and state-specific legal forms including business, personal, real estate and general forms covering hundreds of legal subjects and issues. Includes everything from landlord tenant, wills, power of attorney to small business contracts. The forms are fill-in-the-blank, downloadable, and continuously updated to reflect the latest Alabama laws. (The link takes you to AVL then select Gale LegalForms.)
Variety of courses that build digital literacy skills and confidence using technology. The online courses are freely available to everyone and teach basic skills such as: tips for getting started with email, navigating websites and commonly used apps, operating search engines, mastering cybersecurity, and more.
LibriVox audiobooks are free for anyone to listen to, on their computers, iPods or other mobile device, or to burn onto a CD.
Choose among free epub and Kindle eBooks, download them or read them online. You will find the world’s great literature here, with focus on older works for which U.S. copyright has expired. Thousands of volunteers digitized and diligently proofread the eBooks, for you to enjoy.
The Niche APLS Academy for the Public offers a variety of tutorials targeted specifically to library patrons. You’ll find information topics like building career skills, accessing library databases, maintaining your home and vehicle, using Google and Microsoft products, and researching genealogy.